Short storms are generally more intense than long storms; therefore, intensity and duration are
If a rainstorm is 30 minutes long and drops 1.7 inches of water, what is that storm's intensity?
Not enough data is given to determine the storm's intensity.
According to the isohyetal map shown on page 1-17, the West Indies receive (less or more) __________
rainfall in one hour, than the Central US from storms of 2-year frequency.
The stripper method uses evenly spaced parallel lines on a map to calculate--
The peak flow.
The amount of water lost through retention.
The time of concentration.
You need a ________________, a pencil, and scaled map of the drainage area to use the stripper method.